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Payroll Specialist

Kelly Services
Columbus, OH 43201
Our client, a major investor-owned electric utility company, is currently looking for a **Payroll Specialist** for a **contract position expected to last 6-months, with a possibility of being extended.** This position is located in Columbus, OH.

By working for our client, you will be exposed to a major American company, work for a leader in the industry, work in a fast-paced corporate environment and be an integral part to the company.

**In addition to working with the worlds most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:**

**-** **Competitive pay**

**-** **Paid holidays**

**-** **Year-end bonus program**

**-** **Recognition and incentive programs**

**-** **Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center**

**Pay: $16.00-$18.00/hr**

**Work Schedule-Mon-Fri 7:00am-3:30pm.**

Your responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

1. Demonstrate the highest standards of ethical behavior to maintain employee/company confidence and protect payroll operations by keeping information confidential.

2. Manage work flows to ensure all payroll transactions are processed accurately and timely.

3. Understand the various types of garnishments, calculations and ensure compliance.

4. Maintain and verify changes for an employees general deductions, garnishments, tax withholdings, direct deposit, automatic payments and pay adjustment data.

5. Processing and validating special payments such as relocation, bonuses, deferred compensation, deceased, manual, etc.

6. Review wages computed (time data/pay adjustments/tax adjustments/deductions adjustments) and correct errors to ensure accuracy of payroll.

7. Understand the taxation of employer paid benefits, employee pre-tax deductions and earnings with specific taxation methods.

8. Receive and respond to pay-related inquiries using discretion and effective oral and written communications with employees, HR locations and outside agencies.

9. Keep current with new legislation and regulatory ruling impacting payroll. Assist with enforcing adherence and keep supervision abreast of possible situations for review and action.

10. Ability to identify and encourage continuous improvement measures relating to procedures, processes and standardization within the team.

11. Identify and report issues to appropriate parties (e.g. management, HR, IT, etc.).

12. Actively participate and engage in the activities of providing the necessary support to test and validate the functions of the payroll system associated with maintenance packs (tax bundles) and system upgrades.


1. Excellent analytical and problem solving skills; can quickly access the situation and rectify

2. Pays very high attention to detail

3. Basic accounting and math skills

4. Ability to multi-task with frequent interruptions

5. Manage multiple priorities; Planning , Organizing and Time Management

6. Continuous Improvement (Adaptability, Flexibility, Creativity and Initiative)

7. Proficient personal computer knowledge and skills such as Microsoft Office applications

8. Teamwork Contribution to Team Success

9. Good written and verbal communication skills

10. Flexible during times of transition and change

****Important information** : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have any questions or issues submitting your resume please submit to **,** **however,** your resume should be uploaded via the **_SUBMIT RESUME_** button included within**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

At Kelly
Services , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune
100 companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access
the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect
with Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** ****

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people
around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of
talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.
Posted: 2019-08-05 Expires: 2019-09-05

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